Rishav Bhattacharya, a Junior at Texas A&M University, is currently studying Biochemistry with the intention of pursuing a career in medicine. Alongside his major, he is also pursuing minors in Spanish for Health Professionals. He aims to use his language skills to communicate more effectively with patients, providing them with better care. Rishav is dedicated to his studies, with a focus on his long-term goal of becoming an M.D./PhD. He is interested in the biochemical basis of heart diseases as well as ways to manipulate the chemistry to create novel solutions.
”Thus far, joining the Mondal Lab has been a great decision. Dr. Mondal has been a great mentor who has been very dedicated to his students. Though he is often busy, he always has helped guide me towards my desired career. Additionally, even when I have been slow to understand concepts as an undergraduate, Dr. Mondal has been very patient and supportive. I am glad to have joined the lab and look forward to contributing in the future.”